Heifers reach €1,525 at Ballinrobe


“Despite all the adverse talk about the future of the beef sector, trade did not show any signs of this"

Heifers reach €1,525 at Ballinrobe

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“Despite all the adverse talk about the future of the beef sector, trade did not show any signs of this"

An “unusually big sale of cattle for mid-summer” took place at Ballinrobe on Wednesday (July 10th), according to Tom McGuire – Manager.

“Despite all the adverse talk about the future of the beef sector, trade around the ring did not show any signs of this.”

Heifers:

  • A Limousin-X - 605 kg - €1525 or €2.52/kg;

  • A Charolais-X - 480 kg - €1175 or €2.45/kg;

  • 3 Limousin-X sold together - 352 kg - €885 or €2.51/kg;

  • 3 Black Herefords sold together - 338 kg - €750 or €2.22/kg.

Bullocks:

  • A Charolais-X - 515 kg - €1265 or €2.46/kg;

  • An Aberdeen-Angus-X - 365 kg - €828 or €2.27/kg;

  • A Friesian - 380 kg - €530 or €1.39/kg.

Weanling Bulls:

  • A Limousin - 285 kg - €830 or €2.91/kg.

Cull cows and suckler pairings:

  • Dry cows: A Limousin-X - 765 kg - €1395 or €1.82/kg;

  • Suckler pairings: A 2nd-calf Limousin cow with a heifer calf at foot - €1295.

Sheep:

“Sheep numbers were almost double the previous week with positive signs from the trade.” the manager said.

Store lambs climbed from €72 to €94, while factory lambs pushed from €92 to €112; cull ewes realised €108 and a ewe with three lambs at foot reached €410.

Image source: Aurivo Ballinrobe Mart

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